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Animatricks Animation Festival

21 April - 23 April 2017

Contact: Ida Immonen


Phone: +358404807144

Fax: -

Address: Pohjoinen Hesperiankatu 15 A
00260 Helsinki

Festival website

  • About
  • Submission Info

Animatricks is the biggest animation film festival in Finland. The festival’s mission is to provide the Finnish and international audiences annually an interesting selection of the most interesting animated films, and to promote and strengthen the position and awareness of animation as an art field and industry in Finland. The festival works also as a meeting place for the animation professionals, students and fans. Animatricks Animation Festival is organized by the association Palikka.

Year established: 1999

Is this festival exclusively animation?: Yes - this is exclusively an animation festival

Submission deadline:
31 January 2017

Entry fee:


  • Animated Short

Format(s) accepted for submission:

  • Online Link (& Password)

The Competitions are open for short animated films and animated music videos with the following qualifications:
- Films should not exceed length of 30 minutes
- Films must have been completed after 1st of January 2016
- Industrial, educational or commercial films are not accepted. Also animated TV-series and their episodes, that are distributed or in production, are not accepted into the competition. The participation of pilots and such will be evaluated by the jury.
- Minimum 70% of the film duration must be animation
- Films must have English subtitles if they are not in English, Finnish or without dialogue
- Screening copy submitted in a digital format
- The selection will be made on completed productions only
- Films that have already been shown in Animatricks Animation Festival are not admitted but films that have been shown or awarded at other international film festivals are eligible - Submitter of film is responsible of the animation's copyrights

Link to entry form

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